Guillermo Ochoa on going through Robert Lewandowski: ‘We all know his expertise’

Guillermo Ochoa on facing Robert Lewandowski: 'We know his talent'

Mexican nationwide group goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa addressed the problem Robert Lewandowski poses on El Tri forward of their inaugural 2022 World Cup match in opposition to Poland on Tuesday, hailing the FC Barcelona participant as ‘very expert’.

Mexico drew Group C, confronting Poland, Argentina and Saudi Arabia within the first spherical of the worldwide event. However given the schedule, head coach Gerardo Martino has labeled the primary sport because the ‘decisive’ issue transferring ahead.

Although Ochoa maintained the group has a plan in place for the match, he insists Mexico can not underestimate Lewandowski.

“We all know what Lewandowski is, we all know the rival we’re going to face, the standard of participant he’s, we all know his expertise, the place he has performed. What now we have to concentrate on right here is just not wanting,” he stated. 

“He’s a participant who has the flexibility to vary the sport for you, he’s a really expert participant, will probably be an necessary problem for everybody to face a participant of this skill and we are going to search for them to fret about what that now we have above and certainly we are going to do injury by attacking.” 

Traditionally, the Polish aspect struggles on the World Cup. The group has not certified for the spherical of 16 since 1986, coming in third place in each 2002 and 2006.

And with Lewandowski on the sector, the group hasn’t finished significantly better. After debuting in 2008, the striker failed to steer Poland to the 2010 and 2014 World Cups, falling in the course of the UEFA qualification cycles.

On the opposite finish, Mexico has made it out of the group stage of their final eight World Cup appearances. 

All of it comes all the way down to Tuesday, as the 2 nations face one another on the Stadium 974 (Rass Abou Aboud) in Qatar at 11:00am EST.

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